Colonel Arturas Jasinskas
Colonel Arturas Jasinskas was born on December 18, 1969 in Lazdijai, Lithuania. In 1994 he graduated from the Lithuanian Institute of Physical Education, in the faculty of fitness education with the Master Degree. 1996 and 2008 respectively marked his military career with a successful completion of the International Staff Officers Course, NL Defence College and the Joint Command and General Staff Course in the Baltic Defence College. In addition, he is a graduate of the US Army War College, MA - Strategic Studies (2014 – 2015).
Throughout his career Col Jasinskas worked as a member of the BALTBAT Steering and Military Working groups, a member of the Lithuanian – Polish Joint Battalion Working Group. He served as a company commander, a SO in the Multilateral Projects Section of the MOD Department of International Relations, a Lithuanian Senior Mission Officer at the Partnership Co-ordination Cell in SHAPE (Belgium), a SO of Plans and Policy Section (J5) of the Lithuanian Defence Staff, a Commander of the 1st Battalion of the National Defence Volunteer Forces, a Chief of Staff of the Lithuanian PRT (Afghanistan), a Chief of the INFOOPS Section of the Lithuanian Armed Forces STRATCOM Department, a Commander of the National Defence Volunteer Forces. He was appointed LITPOLUKRBRIG Deputy Commander on September 21, 2018. In the Brigade Command he also acts as a Lithuanian Senior National Representative.
Colonel Arturas Jasinskas was decorated with Lithuanian national, NATO and international awards. He has a profound knowledge of English, Russian and Polish languages.
He is married with two children.